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Joseph Lambert, CPE Legal Studies, scholarship recipient

London South Bank University

Strength to strength Joseph found undergraduate study suited to him after a difficult time at school, and he credits it with “reigniting my ...

 

Courtney Lightfoot, MSc Exercise Rehabilitation

Bangor University, School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences

I always enjoyed sports and found the theory behind it really interesting. I chose Sports Science to learn a variety of skills that could lead me ...

 

Carrie Li, MSc Crime Science

University College London, Department of Security and Crime Science

My Background I was born and grew up in Hong Kong. I came to England for A-Levels and have just finished my degree on experimental ...

 

Chris Davies, MSc Crime Science

University College London, Department of Security and Crime Science

1. Why did you choose to study Crime Science at UCL? After five years as an Intelligence Analyst I decided that it was time to make a ...

 

Stephen McKellar, MSc Crime Science

University College London, Department of Security and Crime Science

My frustrations with my previous studies with relation to my undergraduate degree in criminology encouraged me to search for a more practical and ...

 

Helen Brayley, PhD Student, UCL SECReT

University College London, UCL SECReT - Security Science Doctoral Research Training Centre

My background I am originally from Birmingham, England and completed an MEng in Electronic Engineering with Psychology from the University ...

 

Amna Riaz, MSc Development Studies, scholarship recipient

London South Bank University

“I was born in Sahiwal in Punjab, Pakistan – it’s a conservative place,” says Amna, “where a girl furthering her education is not thought ...

 

David Cullen, MSc Quantity Surveying, scholarship recipient

London South Bank University

As the recipient of a Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship for excellence, Irishman David Cullen could be forgiven for pinching himself – university ...

 

Kavyne Morris, MSc Building Surveying, scholarship recipient

London South Bank University

Kavyne Morris credits her family with her lifelong interest in the construction industry. “As a young teenager, ...

 

Laura Foley, LLM International Human Rights & Development, scholarship recipient

London South Bank University

Laura Foley had always harboured an enthusiasm for working with people from different backgrounds, and her undergraduate degree at Trinity College ...

 

Mary Grace Luciano Domingo, MSc Food Safety & Control, scholarship recipient

London South Bank University

After graduating from university in the Philippines with a BSc in Food Technology, Mary found herself working at some of the leading food ...

 

Reginald David Johnston, MSc Addiction Psychology & Counselling, scholarship recipient

London South Bank University

To say Reginald has enjoyed a varied career is something of an understatement. He became an electrician at the age of 19 and worked in the trade for ...

 

Valeriya Chumichenko, MA Creative Media Industries, scholarship recipient

London South Bank University

After a decade in the German education system, Valeriya Chumachenko elected to study for her degree in her native Russia, ...

 

Victoria Abiola Akinyode, LLM International Human Rights & Development, scholarship recipient

London South Bank University

Originally from Nigeria, Victoria spent over 20 years working across public, private, charity, faith-based and education sectors until she was made ...

 

York Masters Scholarship helps student pursue master’s degree

University of York, Department of Economics

Daniel Mitchell studying the MSc Econometrics and Economics in the Department of Economics at the University of York, tells his story: ...

 

REF Reveals World Leading Research at Heythrop College

Heythrop College

Heythrop, the specialist college for philosophy and theology of the University of London, is celebrating excellent results in the 2014 Research ...

 

Business School Ranked 14th for Global Research Power

Newcastle University , Newcastle University Business School

Ranked 14th in the UK out of 101 for research power, 97% of outputs have been internationally recognised and around 60% world leading or ...

 

My journey from undergraduate to postgraduate

Coventry University

Written by Rebecca, an MSc Strategic Marketing student, Coventry University The main reason why I went from my Undergraduate studies straight to ...

 

University of Edinburgh strengthens US links

University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh is intensifying its long-standing links with North America by opening a liaison office in New York City. ...

 

Unique photographic exhibition showcases human face of climate change

University of Exeter

The city of Exeter has the highest number of IPCC climate science authors in the world, and a new exhibition in the Forum at the University of Exeter ...